10 Social Media Marketing Tips For Vacation Rental Hosts

On this episode of Savvy Host Podcast, host Jodi shares 10 social media marketing tips for vacation rental hosts. She emphasizes the importance of using social media to connect with people, rather than just throwing content out there. While social media is not the primary platform for booking vacation rentals, Jodi recommends using Instagram for […]

Steps To Create And Use A Destination Guide For Vacation Rental Marketing

In this episode, we’re focusing on the creation and utilization of Destination Guides. Destination guides are a powerful tool that can attract potential guests and enhance your marketing efforts across various platforms. Join us as we explore the importance of destination guides and walk you through the step-by-step process of creating your own. ——————– LINKS: […]

Create & Market A Welcoming Pet Friendly Vacation Rental

Dogs Welcome Facebook Group Dog’s Welcome Website / Certification Jolene’s Instagram Jodi’s Instagram Pet-Friendly Amenities: Food dishes, water bowls Pet beds Dog treats / healthy Dog beds Extra leashes Outdoor play areas (fenced yard) Pooper scooper and waste bags. Shaded yard with dog pool, dog water. Chew Toys, snugglies Swimming pool, water, ladder, skimming tool, […]

Leveraging Instagram For Vacation Rental Marketing

In this episode, I help you understand how to use Instagram successfully for marketing your vacation rental property and explain five important understandings you should have about Instagram. Take the Instagram Action Plan Audio Course for free through July 2023. jodibourne.com/instagram Follow me on Instagram @heyjodibourne

Tips For Creating A Guest First Vacation Rental Brand

In this episode, I discuss some ideas for creating a better guest experience for your guests by offering the comforts of home, amazing hospitality, excellent guest communications, and personalized services. When you know your Perfect Guest Avatar and create the Perfect Guest Experience, your guests will treat your property better, give you amazing reviews (even […]

GAME CHANGER – Create And Use A Guest Avatar For Your Business

One of the first things you need to do when you start a vacation rental business – or when you are ready to uplevel your business is to create a specific guest avatar. This will help you with every single aspect of your business – from creating a better experience to adding amenities, communicating before […]

Three Steps To Get Started With Email Marketing

Email marketing is one of the best ways to get more direct bookings for your vacation rentals. Email marketing not only to previous guests but also to prospective guests – your future guests. But the best way to do that is not by sending a generic “book your getaway” email. You need to be sending […]

The Professional Vacation Rental Business Roadmap

There are a lot of different paths vacation rental business owners take and directions they want to take their brand. This episode shares the roadmap or strategy I use to create a professional hosting business.

Values Matter: Build a Heart Centered Vacation Rental Brand

Your brand promise The key to building a successful and memorable brand. It is the promise you make to your guests, future guests, employees, community members, yourself and anyone else who comes into contact with your brand. Your mission will clearly communicate your brand’s purpose, your guest experience and how you serve your people. Values […]